Little People, Big Dreams: Ernest Shackletonquarto
In the inspiring Little People, Big Dreams series, discover the lives of outstanding people from designers and artists to scientists and adventurers. All of them went on to achieve incredible things, yet all of them began life as a little child with a dream.
Meet Ernest Shackleton, when he was young, he longed for a life of adventure. After a career in the Merchant Navy, he joined a landmark expedition to try to reach the South Pole for the first time in history. Although he had to go home early, he never gave up. His own expeditions set new records for the closest anyone had ever been to the South Pole, and he is remembered now as a courageous and inspirational leader.
With stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, this empowering series celebrates the important life stories of significant influencers of the world.
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- Ages: 5 to 8yrs
- Materials: Hardcover
- Imprint: Frances Lincoln Children's Books
- Author: Maria Isabel Sanchez Vergara
- Illustrator: Olivia Holden
- Dimensions: 32 pages; 7.7in x 9.5in
- Origin: Printed in China
- ISBN: 978-0-7112-4571-6